Chapter 1: Knowing the Parts
Refer to the illustration below to identify the components on this side of
the Eee PC.
Power (DC) Input
The supplied power adapter converts AC power to DC power
for use with this jack. Power supplied through this jack supplies
power to the Eee PC and charges the internal battery pack. To
prevent damage to the Eee PC and battery pack, always use the
supplied power adapter.
THE ADAPTER MAY BECOME WARM TO HOT WHEN IN USE. BE
SURE NOT TO COVER THE ADAPTER AND KEEP IT AWAY FROM
Display (Monitor) Output
The 15-pin D-sub monitor port supports a standard VGA-
compatible device such as a monitor or projector to allow
viewing on a larger external display.
USB Port (2.0/1.1)
Kensington® Lock port
The Kensington® lock port allows the Eee PC to be secured
using Kensington® compatible security products. These security
products usually include a metal cable and lock that prevent the
Eee PC to be removed from a fixed object.
The air vents allow cool air to enter and warm air to exit the Eee
Ensure that paper, books, clothing, cables, or other objects do not
block any of the air vents or else overheating may occur.